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O'Brien Schofield

O'Brien Schofield - #50 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 242 lbs.
Birthday 04/03/1987
Birthplace Great Lakes, IL
College Wisconsin
Years played 4
Drafted 2010, 4th round, 32nd pick by Cardinals

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

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Cardinals LB Schofield done for the season

Posted Nov. 07, 2012 @ 12:05 p.m. ET
The Cardinals placed LB O’Brien Schofield on injured reserve with an ankle injury and re-signed DE Ronald Talley.

Cardinals' young LBs provide spark for improved 'D'

Posted Nov. 16, 2011 @ 8:37 p.m. ET
The Cardinals' defense is making major progress at linebacker, where second-year pros Daryl Washington and O'Brien Schofield and rookie Sam Acho are coming on strong.

Hot OLB battles could be on tap for Cardinals

Posted July 07, 2011 @ 11:46 a.m. ET
Major battles could be brewing at both OLB positions for the Cardinals, with Will Davis taking on holdover Clark Haggans on the left side, and O'Brien Schofield competing against rookie Sam Acho on the right side.

Acho looks like long shot as instant starter for Cardinals

Posted May 25, 2011 @ 6:57 p.m. ET
We hear the lockout is doing Cardinals fourth-round rookie Sam Acho no favors as far as earning an immediate starting berth at one of the team's OLB positions.

Cardinals have big plans for top four 2010 draft picks

Posted Feb. 01, 2011 @ 2:30 p.m. ET
While the Cardinals have only just begun to formulate their plans for the upcoming draft, team insiders believe the team will be counting on significant contributions in 2011 from their top four picks in last year's draft.

Cardinals could make major changes at linebacker

Posted Jan. 05, 2011 @ 8:56 p.m. ET
With the exception of quarterback, the position that could change the most for the Cardinals is linebacker, where we hear it's possible only one of the four LBs who began the season as a starter (Paris Lenon) could return ...

Porter suffers triceps injury

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 3:33 p.m. ET
Cardinals veteran OLB Joey Porter has a significant triceps injury, head coach Ken Whisenhunt said Monday.

Top pass rusher right behind QB on Cardinals' wish list

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 11:59 a.m. ET
While the Cardinals definitely will be looking for QB help this offseason for obvious reasons, they very well could opt for a quality pass rusher in the first round of the 2011 draft if one is available that they believe ...

Cardinals LB Davis out for the season

Posted Nov. 22, 2010 @ 2:28 p.m. ET
The Cardinals will be without OLB Will Davis for the rest of the season after he broke his left leg against the Chiefs on Sunday.

Singletary too reliant on struggling rookies

Posted Oct. 31, 2010 @ 3:32 a.m. ET
One criticism of 49ers head coach Mike Singletary, according to NFC West Whispers, is that he depends too much on some of his rookies, who may not be able to do their jobs as well as some veterans on the ...

Cardinals activate LBs Hayes, Schofield

Posted Oct. 30, 2010 @ 2:36 p.m. ET
The Cardinals added LB Gerald Hayes to the active roster from the physically-unable-to-perform list on Saturday. LB O'Brien Schofield has also been added from the non-football injury list.

Arizona trims down to 75

Posted Aug. 31, 2010 @ 6:06 p.m. ET
To bring down its roster to the league-required 75-player maximum by this afternoon, Arizona placed two players on injured lists and released another.

Colts see Welker-like qualities in Giguere

Posted May 02, 2010 @ 9:42 a.m. ET
The Colts believe speedy WR Sam Giguere might win the kickoff-return job in 2010, according to our Whispers, and eventually become a dangerous slot receiver in the mold of the Patriots' Wes Welker.

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Posted Nov. 06, 2012
The Arizona Cardinals have lost Schofield for the season with an injured left ankle.||||||| Schofield was injured in Sunday's 31-17 loss at Green Bay. Initially, it was thought it probably was only a sprain but further examination uncovered ligament damage that requires surgery. Schofield, a fourth-round draft pick out of Wisconsin in 2010, has 34 tackles and four sacks this season.
Posted Oct. 28, 2010
Coach Ken Whisenhunt might activate the rookie linebacker for the first time this season.||||||| Schofield, who had 12 sacks as a senior at Illinois, was considered among the top players at his position in college but blew out his left knee while practicing for the Senior Bowl. The Cardinals selected him in the fourth round, knowing they would have to wait for his injured knee to heal.

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